She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer's Night Dream," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with John Gielgud, Peggy Ashcroft, Max Adrian, Leon Quartermaine, Miles Malleson, Leslie Banks, John Blatchley, Isabel Dean, Marian Spencer, and Richard Johnson in the cast. Nevill Coghill was director.
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Her darkly Mediterranean complexion and gaunt, severe facial features caused her to be frequently cast as Spanish (eg. Catherine of Aragon, in "The Sword and the Rose"), French or Italian women. Her screen personae tended to be either sinister or villainous, or downtrodden and tragic.